Coaching Pedagogy (EDPN5013)


This unit will outline a number of concepts to enhance a coach¿s effectiveness and provide a smooth transition from elite player to elite coach. Content includes organisational skills, coaching strategies, enhancing athlete skill learning, learning styles, communication skills (one-on-one, group, conflict) and reflective practice. Mastery of the above skills will contribute to the development of the excellence that the Australian athlete and coach are seeking.

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Semester 1 April Intensive Block Mode: 1x4hr class week 1 and 2 days (11 and 12 April 8 am-6 pm ; Online distance delivery fully online.


meeting evaluation (20%); coach-athlete role play (30%); coaching practice report (30%); and learning journal (20%)

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Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.